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Police warn residents after Wincanton letter scam

By WG_JTaylor  |  Posted: November 16, 2012

Police are urging residents to be vigilant

Police are urging residents to be vigilant

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POLICE in Wincanton are urging residents not to fall victim to a spam letter circulating around the town.

Many members of the public have received the letter from China suggesting they may be a beneficiary of a multi-million pound bank account.

The letter is written from a man called Yang Lee Post, who claims to be a financial manager for a Hong Kong bank. He asks people to reply to him with their name and personal details.

PCSO Thelma Mead said: "This letter and its contents are clearly bogus and a scam.

"Anyone who receives it should throw it away immediately and certainly not reply or divulge any private information."

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